Where has the time gone? Read our Summer June/July 2016 newsletter to find out what we've been up to! Highlights include: Carla Skinner's successful M.Sc. Defence Lusitanian Basin Field Seminar and Field work H2O Conference AAPG Ace in Calgary Dal Earth Sciences Alumni Field Seminar ARISE & GaSP Workshops were held at Dalhousie University Ph.D. Dissertation by Leslie. S. Eluik … [Read more...] about Summer 2016
Read our Dalhousie Basin Lab April 2016 Newsletter here! Summer is off to a busy start here in the Basin and Reservoir Lab. Some of our April highlights include: Two new summer hires! A visit from AAPG Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Larry Garmezy Dalhousie Earth Science students received their P.Geo. rings, including our own Prof. Grant Wach Four of our M.Sc. candidates successfully presented their thesis proposals and completed ERTH 6300! … [Read more...] about Read our April Newsletter!
The semester is coming to a close and this term has been a hectic one! Read our March Newsletter to find out more! March Highlights include: Our own Dawson Energy won bronze in the AAPG's IBA competition EAGE Student Chapter placed 7th in the EAGE online Geo-Quiz out of 29 international teams Carla Skinner and Charlie Carlisle competed in the Dalhousie 3 Minute Thesis Competition There will be an AAPG Short Course on Basin Evaluation Friday, April 22nd, given by distinguished lecturer, Dr. Larry Garmezy Charlie Carlisle was published in this month's edition o … [Read more...] about March Madness
This year, representing Dalhousie University's Dawson Energy in the annual AAPG Imperial Barrel Award Competition (IBA), will be Maya Soukup, Zachary Feener, Fiona Henderson, Patrick Manion, and Kyle Wittenberg. This competition is an international basin evaluation competition for small teams of geoscience students. At Dalhousie University the IBA program is available for course credit as ERTH 4131/5131 Advanced Petroleum Geoscience, allowing undergraduates to compete in a Master’s level competition. The team will have eight weeks starting January 14th to analyze a prescribed dataset, (which … [Read more...] about AAPG Imperial Barrel Award 2016 Team Begins Analysis!
This past Friday, March 27th, Dalhousie's 2015 IBA team competed in the AAPG's IBA in Calgary, Alberta (read more). The team presented very well and tied for 4th place with the University of Alberta and McMaster University. First place went to Queens University, who will go on to represent Canada at the 2015 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition in Denver, Colorado at the end of May. Second place went to the University of Calgary, and third place to the University of Western Ontario. Congratulations to all teams, and in particular to our Dalhousie IBA team, for their hard work and dedicat … [Read more...] about Dalhousie IBA team ties for 4th place
Tired of looking at a screen? Check out the newest editions of your favourite geology periodicals IN PRINT, available for borrowing now from the Basin & Reservoir Lab Special Collection. Visit the BRL office to sign out a copy! … [Read more...] about Need a break? Read the latest in petroleum geology news in print!